The British Journal of Politics & International Relations

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Editors in Chief: Andrew Baker and Alistair Clark

Impact Factor: 0.986

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 27/82 (International Relations); 57/156 (Political Science)

Online ISSN: 1467-856X

Associated Title(s): Political Insight, Political Studies, Political Studies Review, Politics

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BJPIR best paper award

We are delighted to announce the 2013 winner of the BJPIR best paper award:

2013 winner
Understanding the fundamentals of capital, the crisis and the alternatives: Marx's legacy beyond revolutionary Marxism

Gerard Strange

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    Most Read Articles

Top 3 most read articles in British Journal of Politics and International Relations: in 2013

Celebrity Politicians: Popular Culture and Political Representation
John Street

Do Celebrity Politics and Celebrity Politicians Matter?
John Street

Terrorism and Political Science
Matt Haunstrup Qvortrup

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Online submission

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BJPIR has now adopted ScholarOne Manuscripts, for online manuscript submission and peer review. The new system brings with it a whole host of benefits including:

- Quick and easy submission
- Administration centralised and reduced
- Significant decrease in peer review times

From now on all submissions to the journal must be submitted online at Full instructions and support are available on the site and a user ID and password can be obtained on the first visit.

BJPIR Panel discussion at PSA 64th Annual Conference, 2014